Sidney NOLAN

Carlton, Victoria, Australia 1917 – London, England 1992

  • England and Australia from 1950

Bather 1959
Collection Title: Gallipoli series
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in enamel paint over wax crayon Support: thin glossy cardboard

Primary Insc: Signed lower right in black pencil, 'Nolan' ('N' reversed). Signed, dated and Inscribed verso lower centre in black pencil, 'Bather / 1959/Nolan' ('N' reversed)'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper left in red fibre-tipped pen, 'N172'. Inscribed verso upper right in black pencil, '28' (in circle).
Dimensions: sheet 30.4 h x 25.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.853
Image rights: © Sidney Nolan Trust
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Rudy Komon Gallery, Sydney, 1976.